noun \ˈkā\

Definition of QUAI

:  quay

Examples of QUAI

  1. <the tour boat pulled up to the quai on the left bank of the Seine>

Origin of QUAI

French, from Middle French cai — more at quay
First Known Use: 1862

Other Transportation Terms

camber, corduroy, demurrage, milestone


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